Westport Resources Corporation Presenting At IPAA Oil and Gas Investment Symposium

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Westport Resources Corporation

    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Westport Resources Corporation
 (NYSE:   WRC) will make a scheduled presentation to attendees of the IPAA Oil
 and Gas Investment Symposium in New York on Wednesday, April 18th.  Donald D.
 Wolf, Chairman and CEO, will discuss Westport's 2000 accomplishments and its
 outlook for 2001.  The associated slideshow will be available at approximately
 12 p.m. (EDT) Wednesday, April 18th on our website at
 www.westportresourcescorp.com.
     Westport is an independent energy company engaged in oil and natural gas
 exploitation, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Gulf of
 Mexico, the Rocky Mountains, West Texas/Mid-Continent and the Gulf Coast.
 
     This material includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of
 Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the
 Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.  The opinions, forecasts,
 projections, guidance or other statements other than statements of historical
 fact, are forward-looking statements.  These statements are based upon
 assumptions that are subject to change and to other risks, especially
 volatility in oil or gas prices, and lately availability of services and
 supplies.  Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in
 such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that
 such expectations will prove to have been correct.  Certain risks and
 uncertainties inherent in the Company's business are set forth in the filings
 of the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Estimates of
 future financial or operating performance, provided by the Company, are based
 on existing market conditions and engineering and geologic information
 available at this time.  Actual financial and operating performance may be
 higher or lower.  Future performance is dependent upon oil and gas prices,
 exploratory and development drilling results, engineering and geologic
 information and changes in market conditions.
 
 

SOURCE Westport Resources Corporation
    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Westport Resources Corporation
 (NYSE:   WRC) will make a scheduled presentation to attendees of the IPAA Oil
 and Gas Investment Symposium in New York on Wednesday, April 18th.  Donald D.
 Wolf, Chairman and CEO, will discuss Westport's 2000 accomplishments and its
 outlook for 2001.  The associated slideshow will be available at approximately
 12 p.m. (EDT) Wednesday, April 18th on our website at
 www.westportresourcescorp.com.
     Westport is an independent energy company engaged in oil and natural gas
 exploitation, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Gulf of
 Mexico, the Rocky Mountains, West Texas/Mid-Continent and the Gulf Coast.
 
     This material includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of
 Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the
 Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.  The opinions, forecasts,
 projections, guidance or other statements other than statements of historical
 fact, are forward-looking statements.  These statements are based upon
 assumptions that are subject to change and to other risks, especially
 volatility in oil or gas prices, and lately availability of services and
 supplies.  Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in
 such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that
 such expectations will prove to have been correct.  Certain risks and
 uncertainties inherent in the Company's business are set forth in the filings
 of the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Estimates of
 future financial or operating performance, provided by the Company, are based
 on existing market conditions and engineering and geologic information
 available at this time.  Actual financial and operating performance may be
 higher or lower.  Future performance is dependent upon oil and gas prices,
 exploratory and development drilling results, engineering and geologic
 information and changes in market conditions.
 
 SOURCE  Westport Resources Corporation